Who We are
Who we are
Family Rescue Initiative -Uganda (FRI-U) is a non-profit organization that is registered in Uganda under the NGO Registration Statute of 1989 as a non-profit company limited by guarantee and with no share capital, under the Companies Act (Cap.85) of Uganda.
It started activities in 2004 and was formally registered in 2007 by a group of women activists living with HIV & AIDS who felt that families and communities especially those that are greatly affected by AIDS pandemic need to be empowered to mitigate the effects of HIV & AIDS and TB and gender imbalance in their families, communities and institutions.
To empower families, communities and institutions to mitigate challenges brought about by HIV & AIDS, TB, Cervical Cancer, gender imbalance, Gender Based Violence, Child Abuse and Stigma and Discrimination.
Empowered families, communities, and institutions with competences in HIV & AIDS and TB prevention, care and management, effective gender sensitivity, Child Protection and Sexual Reproductive Health.